provincial

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1 provincial /prəˈvɪnʃəl/ adjective
1 provincial
/prəˈvɪnʃəl/
adjective
Learner's definition of PROVINCIAL
: of, relating to, or coming from a province
[more provincial; most provincial] disapproving : not knowing or caring about people and events in other places : having narrow or limited concerns or interests

— provincialism

/prəˈvɪnʃəˌlɪzəm/ noun, plural provincialisms disapproving
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2 provincial /prəˈvɪnʃəl/ noun
plural provincials
2 provincial
/prəˈvɪnʃəl/
noun
plural provincials
Learner's definition of PROVINCIAL
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: a person who lives in or comes from a place that is far away from large cities often used in a disapproving way to suggest that such a person has narrow or limited concerns or interests
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